Latest #Historic Posts
- The historic archivist of la ibero its pretty cool and amazing. They have original newspapers and magazines from 1812 to 1913 and there is amazing content. We can see the design in the magazine, the fashion and industrial design and how nowadays a lot of design its inspired by that time. All the studens should go and learn about the design in the past. #ibero #cool #magazine #historic #mundoimperial #design #wow
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- Eastern State Penitentiary
- 1. Al-Capone& #039 ;s Cell
In 1929, Al-Capone was arrested outside a movie theater for carrying a concealed, unlicensed .38 caliber revolver. He served 8 months in the prison with all the luxuries that no one else was allowed. The officials at the ESP approved fine furniture, oriental rugs, oil paintings and a fancy radio. He liked to listen to waltzes in his cell.
2.The baseball field
Although originally emphasizing solitary confinement to improve wayward souls, by the early twentieth century the officials at Eastern State Penitentiary had changed their attitudes and instituted athletics programs for the inmates. Following trends found at other correctional facilities across the U.S., the administrators believed that baseball could help rehabilitate the inmates.
3.The Crime Rate statistics!
There is a display of crime rate statistics in the outside open area. Major highlight being the yearly distributions of crimes reported in America, and the race and origins of the criminals!
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